The Solution: MycoDART-PCR™
MycoDART, Inc. has patented DNA probes that can be used on mostcommon hospital qPCR platforms. The patented MycoDART-PCR™ allows for the reliable determination of species in 4-6 hours. Candida species include C. albicans, C. krusei, C. parapsilosis, C. glabrata and C. tropicalis. The patented Aspergillus probes are being developed into a diagnostic panel using the more sensitive MycoDART-PCR™ technology, as are the Mucor probes.
About the MYCODART-PCR™ Test
- Organisms (Fungi) to be Detected: Candida albicans, C. glabrata, C. krusei, C. tropicalis and C. parapsilosis
- Description: Qualitative
- Format: Dual Amplification Real-time PCR
- Substance to be tested: DNA
Matrix or specimen type: Whole Blood or Plasma, and Bronchial Alveolar Lavages (BALs)